- Sep 5, 2013View Source
Germany: Birth certificates to gain third gender option
From November this year, Germany will become the first country in Europe to introduce a third option for assigning gender on birth certificates, giving parents the choice to leave the child’s gender indeterminate.
German Law Change to Brings Recognition to a Third Sex
by Sergio N. Candido
Wednesday Aug 21, 2013
Germany is about to join the small list of countries who legally recognize intersex people.
According to The Local, a ruling from the Federal Constitutional Court will come into effect this November, which will allow intersex people to decide their own sex when they decide to do so.
August 20, 2013 7:00AM
The Religious Right's New Target: Transgender People
Post by Candace Chellew-Hodge
One of the most frustrating, and often infuriating things about religious conservatives is their stubborn penchant for dividing the world into either/or categories. People are either straight or gay, white or black, male or female, religious or atheist. And of course if you're on the right side of the dichotomy, you're on the right side of God. Anyone else is at best inferior and at worst, a sinner damned to hell.